Interview with Germany's Consumer Protection Minister 'Google Cannot Allow Itself to Make any Further Mistakes'

Of course Ilse Aigner googles. The German consumer protection minister, who has recently been one of the most vocal critics of Internet giant Google, is also a user of its services. In an interview with SPIEGEL ONLINE, Aigner discusses her problems with Street View, the government's plans to regulate geodata and the threat she sees if rules aren't put in place for such services.
German Consumer Protection Minister Ilse Aigner: "The decisive thing is the question of linking data together."

German Consumer Protection Minister Ilse Aigner: "The decisive thing is the question of linking data together."

Foto: Jens Kalaene/ picture alliance / dpa
Interview conducted by Sebastian Fischer, Florian Gathmann and Roland Nelles
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